Monday, 29 November 2021

Tag Archives: New Zealand

India ready for their ‘biggest ever’ Test

Ravi Shastri speaks to assembled media during the nets session at The Kia Oval, London. (Photo by Jonathan Brady/PA Images via Getty Images) NEW DELHI – India s upcoming World Test Championship final against New Zealand will be their biggest ever game, coach Ravi Shastri said as the team set off ...

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England’s Ben Foakes to miss NZ tests after tearing hamstring

Reuters / File Photo BIRMINGHAM – England wicketkeeper-batsman Ben Foakes has been ruled out of next month s two-test series against New Zealand after tearing his left hamstring, the country’s cricket board (ECB) said on Wednesday. Foakes, 28, was set to play in what would have been his first home series ...

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New Zealanders stranded in India

AFP Photo New Zealanders are desperate to leave as Covid-19 infections soar, but have not been able to because of a lack of commercial flights. New Zealand’s cricketers are today flying back home on two private jets, paid for by the Indian Cricket Board. Multicultural New Zealand, an umbrella organisation ...

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New Zealand replace England as top-ranked ODI team

Photo by Dibyangshu Sarkar/AFP (Reuters) – New Zealand have overhauled world champions England as the number one side in the one-day international (ODI) rankings, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said. England, who have dropped to fourth in the 50-overs format, have retained top spot in the Twenty20 rankings. New Zealand, ...

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Conway, Mitchell guide New Zealand to Bangladesh ODI series sweep

WELLINGTON – Maiden centuries for Devon Conway and Daryl Mitchell set up a crushing 164-run win for New Zealand in the third One-day International at the Basin Reserve in Wellington on Friday, giving the hosts a series clean sweep. Conway blasted 126 from 110 balls and Mitchell finished on 100 ...

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Pakistan team reach New Zealand, to remain in quarantine for 14 days

AUCKLAND: Pakistan cricket team have Tuesday reached New Zealand to play three Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is) and two Test matches against the Kiwis. The 54-member squad – including players and support staff – landed in Auckland and then reached Christchurch. All members will remain under complete isolation for three days during ...

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New Zealand all set to introduce hijab in police uniform

WELLINGTON: New Zealand Police is all set to introduce hijab into their official uniform for the very first time, BBC News reported. The uniform has been designed in coordination with a Muslim student at the Royal New Zealand Police College. Constable in New Zealand Police, Zeena Ali, who joined the force in ...

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New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Wins Landslide Victory

WELLINGTON: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern won a landslide victory in New Zealand’s general election Saturday. Her re-election is believed to be the result of her success at handling the country’s COVID-19 outbreak. With 87% of the votes counted, Ardern’s center-left Labour Party has won 48.9% of the vote. The vote ...

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